Official Project

Unify and Beautify W 150th St!

  1. We need 10 volunteer Tree guard Builders on September 1st

    Pound a hammer, Use a power tool or tend to some

    Be the first to volunteer!
    We have 0 volunteers
    I can help

Events

  1. May 5 10AM

    We will be cleaning, mulching, planting and installing signs in our tree pits to encourage beautification on our block! Come ... Read More

Discussion

  1. Have you applied to host a tree giveaway in your neighborhood? Visit NYRP at http://www.treegiveaways.com/ for more information. Application closes on 8/14!

    Liana V., Change by Us NYC 2013-08-05 19:51:17
  2. Be sure to check out this MillionTreesNYC tree care mini-grant opp—up to $1,000 for your project! http://www.milliontreesnyc.org/html/care/mini-grants.shtml

    Jody K., Change by Us NYC 2013-04-02 14:55:34

Needs

Volunteers

  1. We need 10 volunteer Tree guard Builders on September 1st

    Pound a hammer, Use a power tool or tend to some

    Be the first to volunteer!
    We have 0 volunteers
    I can help
  2. We need 10 volunteer Tree guard builders on August 4th

    Pound a hammer, Use a power tool or tend to some plants. We need many skills!

    Be the first to volunteer!
    We have 0 volunteers
    I can help
  3. We need 10 volunteer Picket Painters on August 29th

    Paint pickets and help prepare our tree beds for tree guard installation!

    Be the first to volunteer!
    We have 0 volunteers
    I can help
  4. We need 10 volunteer painters on August 28th

    Paint pickets and help prepare our tree beds for tree guard installation!

    Be the first to volunteer!
    We have 0 volunteers
    I can help

Create a need

Volunteers You're doing good work but don't try to do it alone. Ask for volunteers and help will soon be on the way.
In-kind Donations Need a projector, gardening supplies, or a bike? List an in-kind donations to ask for physical goods.

Create a new volunteer need

Thank you for submitting a link!

Create a new in-kind need

Thank you for submitting a link!

Needs

    Events

    1. May 5 10AM

      We will be cleaning, mulching, planting and installing signs in our tree pits to encourage beautification on our block! Come ... Read More

    2. Jul 8 1PM

      Neighbors gathering together to maintain the trees we beautified in May. 1p-3p

    3. Jul 14 10AM

      Watering, Cleaning and weeding tree beds. Crafts in the garden for kids.

    4. Aug 28 10AM

      We will be inviting kids and adults to do crafts in our garden as well as help to begin painting our pickets in preparation for ... Read More

    5. Aug 29 1PM

      We will be inviting kids and adults to do crafts in our garden as well as help to begin painting our pickets in preparation for ... Read More

    6. Aug 4 10AM

      This is what it is all "building" up to! On Build Our Block day we will be gathering friends, neighbors and anyone who can hold ... Read More

    7. Aug 12 1PM

      This is what it is all "building" up to! On Build Our Block day we will be gathering friends, neighbors and anyone who can hold a ... Read More

    8. Sep 1 10AM

      W 150th St is rallying the troops to help us complete tree guards on our block!! Through a generous grant from Change By US, We ... Read More

    Create a new event

    Thank you for submitting a link!

    Events

      Needs for the event:

          Discussion

          1. Have you applied to host a tree giveaway in your neighborhood? Visit NYRP at http://www.treegiveaways.com/ for more information. Application closes on 8/14!

            Liana V., Change by Us NYC 2013-08-05 19:51:17
          2. Be sure to check out this MillionTreesNYC tree care mini-grant opp—up to $1,000 for your project! http://www.milliontreesnyc.org/html/care/mini-grants.shtml

            Jody K., Change by Us NYC 2013-04-02 14:55:34
          3. I hope you had a great time at the celebration event last week - see our tumblr about all the festivities. http://nycchangebyus.tumblr.com/post/31987110582/last-week-we-celebrated-our-2012-mini-grant

            Jody K., Change by Us NYC 2012-09-21 16:00:18
          4. We need some help this Saturday if anyone is free! Our tree guards are shaping up quite nicely and we need a few hands to help out! We promise to make it fun and you will meet awesome people!

            Signe M. 2012-08-31 03:36:32
          5. New Member!

            mohamed f. joined the project! 2012-08-11 08:47:08
          6. Great work Signe at your latest events! Check out our most recent tumblr post - http://nycchangebyus.tumblr.com/post/28840289135/on-july-28th-residents-from-the-hamilton-heights!

            Adam R. 2012-08-06 19:49:30
          7. New Member!

            Vernon C. joined the project! 2012-07-10 17:39:06
          8. Check our tumblr post from last Monday-- http://bit.ly/MSfNZ6. It was great seeing you!

            Laura Henriksen, Change By Us 2012-07-03 20:17:54
          9. Check out our tumblr post about the event last Monday! http://nycchangebyus.tumblr.com/post/26419622687/on-june-25th-we-got-together-with-citizens

            Laura Henriksen, Change By Us 2012-07-03 20:11:47
          10. http://nyc.changeby.us/project/552#show,home, http://nyc.changeby.us/project/825#show,home

            Laura Henriksen, Change By Us 2012-06-27 14:36:23

          Just Now…

          Us

          Project Leaders

          Created by
          Signe M.

          Our Mission

          We are grateful to have received a Change by Us grant for 2012. We will be continuing our beautification projects with our neighbors on w 150th street in Harlem to unify and beautify our block!

          Supporters

          Resources

          Resources

          These sites are not managed by Change by Us NYC, but have been added by this project's members.

           

          Visit Us
          Created by Local Projects CEOs For Cities Code for America New York City Supported by The Rockefeller Foundation The Knight Foundation The Case Foundation

          Design and Development

          © 2011 Local Projects, LLC.
          All rights reserved.


          © 2011 Code for America
          All rights reserved.